Rising Eighth Graders STEM Camp at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Rising Eighth Graders STEM Camp at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Posted on 04/11/2016
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STUDENT APPLICATION FORM – SUMMER 2016
Rising Eighth Graders STEM Camp at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
July 31st – August 5th
Camp Information:
This weeklong residential camp promoting science, technology, engineering and mathematics is organized to provide activities, experiments and projects for rising 8th-grade STISD students. The camp will focus on increasing students’ STEM skills while introducing them to college life and promoting Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects as a potential career path. Campers will attend classes that include problem solving, research and communication skills incorporated with STEM subjects including physics, engineering and Earth sciences.
The camp will be held at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, located at 1201 W. University Drive in Edinburg, Texas. Students will be housed in a dorm on the university’s campus under strict supervision.
Who Should Apply?
-Rising 8th grade students at STPA
-Students interested in a future STEM career or students interested in learning more about STEM related fields
Application Process:
-Parent/Guardian and student complete the attached student application form.
-Student writes a one page (250 word max) essay.

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY APRIL 22, 2016 NO EXCEPTIONS.

Click HERE to download the application.